Woolly Burdock
Arctium tomentosum Aster Family
(c) Opiola Jerzy
(c) Michael Becker
(c) Opiola Jerzy(c) Michael Becker

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: Purple, White

Leaf Arrangement: Alternate

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Egg-shaped

Habitat Type: Waste places

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Western Field (2)

Total Number of EMUs: 1

Status in Massachusetts: Introduced

Notes: Has burs and stalks have prickly hairs

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston